Climate change

EU as a global leader: implementing the Green Deal beyond the EU with towns and regions

The European Commission released on 12 December 2019 its new roadmap for EU's economy and society to...
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PLATFORMA speaks at Committee 21 annual Forum

The French "Committee 21" invited PLATFORMA & CEMR to speak at their our Annual Forum on Europea...
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Towns, cities and regions march with youth and come up with fresh ideas

For the first time in Europe’s history, towns, cities and regions are marching along with young pe...
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PLATFORMA is represented at the Cities Summit in Nairobi

The fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-4) will take place from 11-15 March 2019, in...
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The International Urban Cooperation (IUC) programme invites EU cities to take part in international pairing

EU cities who wish to exchange with a city facing similar sustainable urban development challenges i...
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Cities facing crises: which partnerships with the humanitarian players?

Cités Unies France, in the framework of the working group on prevention and management of territor...
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Global Climate Action Summit: Moving from advocacy to action

Finding new ways cities can clean the air we breathe and build healthier, more resilient communities...
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Call for projects: Region Sud-Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur

The Region Sud-Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France) has launched a call for decentralised cooperatio...
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Towns and regions take the future of the planet into their own hands

Why should the COP23 climate summit remain a states-only club when towns and regions are so deeply a...
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COP23: Overview of European tools available for cooperation in the field of climate action

As the negotiations on the implementation of the Paris Agreement are going on in Bonn (6 to 17 Novem...
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From La Paz to Bonn: How city-to-city partnerships strengthen climate action

The Paris Agreement acknowledges the role that cities, towns and regions can play in tackling climat...
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Your #localgov guide to COP23

The 2017 UN Climate Change Conference just opened in Bonn (Germany), with the aim of “launching na...
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Overcoming climate impact through city-to-city partnerships

The “multi-stakeholder coalition on decentralised cooperation and partnerships” proved once agai...
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Heading to COP23: non-state actors set up a sustainable future

Irma. Harvey. Maria... These hurricanes are a catastrophic but obvious demonstration of climate impa...
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3 sessions you can’t miss at Climate Chance 2017

The biggest moment of the year for non-state actors to shape the global climate agenda is about to b...
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To American mayors: work with us to make the planet great again!

"We invite all US mayors to work in close partnership with all local leaders in the world to keep fi...
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How can African cities mitigate climate impact? The answer in Nairobi

Africa is expected to be one of the continents hardest hit by climate change. With this in mind, it ...
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“International cooperation is the only answer to the degradation of our environment”

AICCRE & PLATFORMA organised an international seminar in Chieti (Italy) on 5 April, called “st...
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Cités Unies France is actively involved after Cyclone Enawo hits Madagascar

Cités Unies France, one of PLATFORMA’s partners, launched an initiative at the local and regional...
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Learning lessons from biogas in Saint-Louis of Senegal

Since June 2015, the city of Lille is supporting the city of Saint-Louis of Senegal in setting up a ...
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